Questions tagged bottle

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Leann...
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Hi There, Unfortunately you haven`t mentioned baby`s age. There can be many reasons baby`s loose their routine, teething, changes like you say to...

Answered: 22 Jul 2008
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Hi Tash, This is about the age for separation anxiety so this won`t be helping. Controlled comforting is a very hard program to do and babies prot...

Answered: 22 Jul 2008
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Hi, Imogen is a bit young to be cutting out the daytime nap and it seems she does need it and you are right not to let her sleep past 3pm. Don`t...

Answered: 22 Jul 2008
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Hi Tanya, I would normally say she is waking looking for your comfort to return to sleep but if it`s only been the past 3 weeks then it may well b...

Answered: 22 Jul 2008
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Hi Zoe, I know how you feel I`ve been there. I guess the main thing is that you understand why baby has trouble sleeping. When a baby is put to sl...

Answered: 22 Jul 2008
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Hi, I`m a midwife dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and newborns. It`s best to direct your sleep related questions to Maree, your feeding questio...

Answered: 15 Jul 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, Good question, generally speaking you can switch to sipper cups once they start solids. So yes if you are ready to make the move you ca...

Answered: 15 Jul 2008
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Hi There, You don’t mention solids, but I will take a bit of a gamble and say if he is 6 months he will have started. It is very common fo...

Answered: 15 Jul 2008
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Hi There, You haven’t mentioned how old baby is? I was wondering if he was old enough to trial an appropriate age sipper cup? If he has a ...

Answered: 15 Jul 2008
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Leann...
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Hi There, As your bub is now a toddler she can be weaned off her formula, that is if she is eating a healthy varied diet. So you could just slow...

Answered: 15 Jul 2008
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Hi There, It is very common that bubs go off their food when they are unwell or recuperating, and on top of that teething too can affect their des...

Answered: 15 Jul 2008
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Hi, From about 6 months on a baby should be able to sleep 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. When a baby is not sleeping through the night yet ...

Answered: 15 Jul 2008
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Hi Anthony, Yes there is a liquid iron supplement that also contains folic acid. Please enquire at your pharmacist or health food shop. You can al...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi There, It is really common for bubs to go off their solids after a period of illness so you aren’t alone! They can make associations wi...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Pam, There are two things I would mention, firstly if you have opted for finger foods for baby. You would be surprised at how many bubs compl...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi There, To the best of my knowledge no you don’t need to boil bottled water, it would be safe to say that the manufacture of and supply o...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Jo, I think there may be a reasonable chance that with an Asian influence lactose intolerance could be the culprit. Breastmilk of course does...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi There, I have to agree in part that the bottles are very likely to be interfering with her appetite, if it is milk it may also be interfering ...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi There, This is a big change for a very young bub, but if baby is growing at her usual rate then it is likely that things are just fine. Babi...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi There, Your bub is by far your best guide. Babies are in fact very good at self-regulation so as long as she is gaining weight at her usual r...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Priscilla, Well welcome to the Huggies Baby Club, it such a fabulous support and site. You have posed your question to the right area. I am...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi, Thanks for contacting our organisation. The vomiting itself can sometimes be quite difficult to manage and cope with (especially as you expect...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Rachel, At this age you would expect to be offering one overnight feed but unless you resettle him awake into his cot he will not learn to slee...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi, It is difficult to hear baby cry and the techniques we use can be difficult to do. But you are right he is waking out of habit for the feed. R...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Andrea, You may want to consider getting some one on one assistance either at a local sleep centre or inhouse, talk to your health nurse she wo...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi Jodie, Don`t offer the milo during the night as it sounds like it has become their sleep association, (it also contains a small amount of caffi...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi, We recommend a 10pm rollover feed after 6 months if a baby is not sleeping 7pm to 7am without an overnight feed. This is used to give you conf...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi, The bottle is her sleep association and until you take it away it will stay that way. I know how hard it can be to hear a toddler cry during t...

Answered: 08 Jul 2008
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Hi, It is always good to try to drink plenty of water during the day, especially in warmer weather. If you are finding it difficult you could try ...

Answered: 01 Jul 2008
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Sarah...
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Hi Amanda, From what you have described you sound as if your body is preparing for labour and it will establish very soon. If the cramps are comin...

Answered: 01 Jul 2008